Dr. Clara Higgins, DO

Dr. Clara Higgins, DO

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Clara Higgins, DO is a general surgery specialist in Rogersville, TN. She graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine and specializes in general surgery.

405 Scenic Dr

Rogersville, TN 37857

Contact Information

(423) 272-2111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Higgins performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
normal
more than 79% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

8  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Robert Packer Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Higgins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Higgins' Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Higgins to family and friends
18 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Higgins' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Higgins. I'm one of your old patients here in Delaware. I need you to come back. Thursday they found another tumor in my left boob. Everyone she is an excellent doctor in my personal opinion. She did 3 surgery on me and never really had much pain afterwards
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Dr Higgins is an excellent no bullcrap doctor. Great bedside manner and the human touch most doctors lack ...I would highly recommend her and all her talents to anyone. Alot of people are doctors and shouldn't be...God choose this awesome fun and awesome woman to be a doctor ...He choose right.
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Dr Higgins is an excellent dr and has a wonderful bedside manner she was my doctor when lived in Delaware and if my insurance allow it I would drive the 3 hours to go to her again which I'm going to look into I haven't found another doctor l had as much faith in since I moved !!!
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